Southern Upland Way

Portpatrick, Scotland

About the trail

The Southern Upland Way is a 345 km trail that starts in Portpatrick, Scotland and ends in Woodend, Scotland. The trail is considered to be medium to hike and has a total elevation gain of 7504m. Normally the trail takes 18 days to complete but can be finished in as little as 13 Days.

The warmest months are June, July, and August and the coldest months are December, January, and February. The wettest months are September, October, and November and the driest months are June, July, and August.


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  • Trail Length

    345 km

  • No. of Stages

    18 Stages

  • Elevation Gain

    7504 m

  • Elevation Loss

    8900 m

  • Average Elevation per KM

    22 m

  • Max Elevation

    710 km

  • Medium


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